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Darden Restaurants, through its subsidiaries, owns and operates full-service restaurants. The Company's segments include Olive Garden, LongHorn Steakhouse, Fine Dining and other business.  Darden Restaurants also has restaurants operated by independent third parties pursuant to area development and franchise agreements.

TypePublic
Founded1968
HQOrlando, US
Websitedarden.com
Employee Ratings3.9
Culture scoreB

Locations

Darden Restaurants is headquartered in
Orlando, United States

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Employees (est.) (May 2019)184,514(+3%)
Job Openings2,712
Revenue (FY, 2019)$8.5 B(+6%)
Share Price (May 2020)$76.9 (-3%)

Key People/Management at Darden Restaurants

Gene Lee

Gene Lee

President & Chief Executive Officer
Matt Broad

Matt Broad

Senior Vice President, General Counsel & Corporate Secretary
Todd Burrowes

Todd Burrowes

President, LongHorn Steakhouse
Rick Cardenas

Rick Cardenas

Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer
Chris Chang

Chris Chang

Senior Vice President, Chief Information Officer
Susan Connelly

Susan Connelly

Senior Vice President, Communications and Corporate Affairs
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Darden Restaurants Office Locations

Darden Restaurants has an office in Orlando
Orlando, US (HQ)
1000 Darden Center Dr
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Darden Restaurants Financials and Metrics

Darden Restaurants Revenue

Darden Restaurants's revenue was reported to be $8.51 b in FY, 2019
USD

Revenue (Q3, 2020)

2.3b

Net income (Q3, 2020)

232.3m

EBIT (Q3, 2020)

278.3m

Market capitalization (29-May-2020)

10.0b

Closing stock price (29-May-2020)

76.9

Cash (23-Feb-2020)

321.7m

EV

14.9b
Darden Restaurants's current market capitalization is $10 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Revenue

7.1b7.5b8.0b8.6b6.3b6.8b6.9b7.2b8.1b8.5b

Revenue growth, %

8%3%3%

Cost of goods sold

5.5b5.7b6.2b6.7b5.0b5.3b5.4b

Gross profit

1.6b1.8b1.8b1.9b1.3b1.4b1.5b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2011Q2, 2011Q3, 2011Q1, 2012Q2, 2012Q3, 2012Q1, 2013Q2, 2013Q3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020

Revenue

1.8b1.7b2.0b1.9b1.8b2.2b2.0b2.0b2.3b2.2b2.0b2.2b1.6b1.6b1.7b1.7b1.6b1.8b1.7b1.6b1.9b1.9b1.9b2.1b2.1b2.0b2.2b2.1b2.1b2.3b

Cost of goods sold

1.4b1.3b1.5b1.5b1.5b1.6b1.5b1.6b1.8b1.7b1.7b1.8b1.3b1.3b1.3b

Gross profit

441.3m384.7m498.4m435.6m370.9m532.4m485.0m391.3m505.9m457.2m379.8m472.2m313.2m289.3m388.6m

Gross profit Margin, %

24%22%25%22%20%25%24%20%22%21%19%21%20%19%22%
USDY, 2020

EV/EBIT

53.5 x

EV/CFO

16.2 x

Financial Leverage

4.3 x
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Darden Restaurants Operating Metrics

Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015FY, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016FY, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017FY, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018

Franchised Restaurants

34 38 47 48 50 52 53 52 78 78 70

Restaurants

1.50 k1.52 k1.53 k1.53 k1.53 k1.53 k1.54 k1.54 k1.54 k1.54 k1.55 k1.70 k1.70 k1.72 k
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Darden Restaurants Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Bahama Breeze Holdings
Capital Grille Holdings
Cheddar’s Casual Café
Cheddar's Restaurant Holding Corp.
Darden Corporation
Eddie V’s Holdings
GMRI
N and D Restaurants
Olive Garden of Texas
Rare Hospitality International
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Darden Restaurants Revenue Breakdown

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Darden Restaurants revenue breakdown by business segment: 54.9% from Olive Garden, 22.6% from LongHorn Steakhouse, 7.5% from Fine Dining and 15.0% from Other business

Darden Restaurants Online and Social Media Presence

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Darden Restaurants Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    B

    69/100

  • CEO Rating

    B

    72/100

  • Compensation

    C-

    59/100

  • Diversity

    C+

    66/100

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Darden Restaurants Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Darden Restaurants founded?

    Darden Restaurants was founded in 1968.

  • Who are Darden Restaurants key executives?

    Darden Restaurants's key executives are Gene Lee, Matt Broad and Todd Burrowes.

  • How many employees does Darden Restaurants have?

    Darden Restaurants has 184,514 employees.

  • What is Darden Restaurants revenue?

    Latest Darden Restaurants annual revenue is $8.5 b.

  • What is Darden Restaurants revenue per employee?

    Latest Darden Restaurants revenue per employee is $46.1 k.

  • Who are Darden Restaurants competitors?

    Competitors of Darden Restaurants include Starbucks, Bojangles and Luby's.

  • Where is Darden Restaurants headquarters?

    Darden Restaurants headquarters is located at 1000 Darden Center Dr, Orlando.

  • Where are Darden Restaurants offices?

    Darden Restaurants has an office in Orlando.

  • How many offices does Darden Restaurants have?

    Darden Restaurants has 2 offices.